Homespun Blog - August 2013

  • Capitalize on Homeschool High School Opportunities

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Tuesday, Aug 27th

    By the time homeschoolers reach high school, they have a better understanding of what their passions are and as parents, you can invest in their blossoming interests. Observe what makes your child perk up and what he or she is spending extra time doing. High school is an opportune time to explore career options without the pressure of having to make major decisions. Check off some of the career and college opportunities below with your high schooler. Read More...


  • 10 Ways to Celebrate Back-to-Homeschool

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Tuesday, Aug 20th

    For as long as I can remember, the first day of school, from elementary to college, has always been full of excitement and adventure. My mother always made sure I had shiny new notebooks, sharpened pencils, and my favorite blue pens. She made the first day of homeschool even better by filling it with mouth-watering treats and surprises. As a homeschool parent, making the first day of school special is important for building anticipation for the upcoming year. Below are 10 ideas that you can put into action to kick off a new homeschool year with a fun celebration. Read More...


  • Truths About Christian Homeschooling

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Tuesday, Aug 13th

    Whether this is your first or tenth year of homeschooling, you hear both the lies and truths about Christian homeschooling that are verified or contradicted as you experience your own unique homeschool adventures. Read More...


  • The Benefits of Online Homeschooling

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Friday, Aug 9th

    What pops in your head when you think of the top benefit of online homeschooling? If you are like many online homeschoolers, there are too many advantages to pick just one. Alpha Omega Publications’ Monarch online homeschool curriculum emphasizes freedom, simplicity, and easy access for both the learner and the parent. Read More...